Saving All the Parts: Reconciling Economics and the Endangered Species Act / Edition 1

Saving All the Parts: Reconciling Economics and the Endangered Species Act / Edition 1

by Rocky Barker
     
 

<p>Saving All the Parts is a journalist's exploration of the intertwining of endangered species protection and the economic future of resource dependent communities - those with local economies based on fishing, logging, ranching, mining, and other resource intensive industries. Rocky Barker presents an insightful overview of current endangered species… See more details below

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<p>Saving All the Parts is a journalist's exploration of the intertwining of endangered species protection and the economic future of resource dependent communities - those with local economies based on fishing, logging, ranching, mining, and other resource intensive industries. Rocky Barker presents an insightful overview of current endangered species controversies and a comprehensive look at the wide-ranging implications of human activities.<p>The book analyzes trends in natural resource management, land use planning, and economic development that can lead to a future where economic activity can be sustained without the loss of essential natural values. Throughout, Barker provides a thorough and balanced analysis of both the ecological and economic forces that affect the lives and livelihoods of the nation's inhabitants - both human and animal.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781559632010
Publisher:
Island Press
Publication date:
01/28/1993
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.60(d)

Table of Contents

Contents

About Island Press,
Title Page,
Copyright Page,
Dedication,
Preface,
1. Endangered Species, Embroiled Region,
2. Living with Grizzlies,
3. Troubled Waters,
4. Salmon Sacrifice,
5. Lost Opportunity,
6. The Sword and the Shield,
7. Roads to Recovery,
8. The Rocky Return of the Gray Wolf,
9. Protecting the Wild Rockies,
10. Saving All the Parts,
Bibliography,
Index,
About the Author,
Island Press Board of Directors,

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